Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
167 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
133 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
261 days
175 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
126 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
223 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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116 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
115 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
112 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
112 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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75 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
33 days
33 days
Bridgewater
68 days
36 days
Yarmouth
66 days
49 days
Sydney
36 days
91 days
Halifax
98 days
43 days
North Sydney
56 days
99 days
Truro
93 days
75 days
Bridgewater
77 days
97 days
New Glasgow
91 days
111 days
Halifax
158 days
93 days
Antigonish
154 days
112 days
Yarmouth
35 days
246 days
North Sydney
184 days
129 days
Truro
126 days
196 days
Kentville
336 days
85 days
Kentville
252 days
175 days
Kentville
261 days
235 days
Kentville
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76 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
252 days
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Amherst
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77 days
Yarmouth
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124 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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71 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
28 days
25 days
Sydney
28 days
32 days
Bridgewater
35 days
32 days
Yarmouth
42 days
25 days
North Sydney
28 days
52 days
Yarmouth
29 days
60 days
Bridgewater
38 days
64 days
Truro
57 days
47 days
Halifax
85 days
40 days
Truro
44 days
85 days
New Glasgow
82 days
63 days
Kentville
72 days
90 days
Halifax
119 days
47 days
Kentville
162 days
23 days
North Sydney
116 days
70 days
Antigonish
111 days
79 days
Kentville
102 days
126 days
Kentville
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37 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
191 days
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Amherst
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38 days
Yarmouth
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89 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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40 days

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